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Ignorance and inconsideration are the two great causes of the ruin of mankind.
Ingratitude is treason to mankind.
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle, its distinguishing colour, and discriminating effect. The circumstances are what render every civil and political scheme beneficial or noxious to mankind.
I am an environmentalist, but I’m not a wacko environmentalist. I believe that mankind and nature can live side-by-side for the mutual benefit of both.
The greatest of all crimes are the wars that are carried on by governments, to plunder, enslave, and destroy mankind.
Words are most malignant, the most treacherous possession of mankind. They are saturated with the sorrows of all time.
Mankind advances only through struggle.
Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
General consultant to mankind.
Every superior personality, and every superior performance, has, for the average of mankind, something mysterious.
I’m not surprised that Spielberg was able to capture the heroism of Schindler; so many of his movies are about the better part of mankind.
To live for a principle, for the triumph of some reform by which all mankind are to be lifted up to be wedded to an idea may be, after all, the holiest and happiest of marriages.
I love mankind; it’s people I can’t stand.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.